David Cameron
David Cameron

British Prime Minister David Cameron announces his resignation after the United Kingdom votes to leave the European Union

  • Cameron told the nation he had spoken to Queen Elizabeth Friday morning
  • Cabinet is to meet on Monday to work out next steps forward
  • Britain to have a new Prime Minister before party conference in October, he said
  • Final tally released — Leave: 17,410,742 beats Remain: 16,141,241
  • European markets tumble, pound crashes to its lowest levels in 31 years
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